Caught Offside: The Champions League IS BACK!: 9/15/21
There were dramatic upsets, thrilling comebacks, tons of goals... and also a nil-nil between Atletico and Porto. The boys look back on a memorable first two days in the 2021-22 UEFA Champions League!
Caught Offside: Ronaldo re-debut & JJ Managerial debut: 9/13/21
The boys discuss Ronaldo's re-debut at Manchester United and whether or not his presence takes them up a level. Plus, Mo Salah joins the 100 club, JJ takes the Managerial reigns and Arsene wants more World Cups.
Caught Offside: US Men defeat Honduras, 4-1: 9/9/21
Put your panic meters away (at least, for now)! The US escape Honduras with 3 crucial points and are back trending in the right direction (hopefully... maybe... we'll see). The boys are joined by Jeff Carlisle for reaction to the win and some thoughts on the Weston McKennie situation as well.
Caught Offside: USMNT-Canada reaction pod: 9/6/21
The boys discuss all angles of a frustrating 1-1 draw for the US Men against Canada in World Cup Qualifying. Why couldn't the attack get going? Is Matt Turner the new #1? And what's up with Weston? All that and more!
Caught Offside: USMNT-El Salvador Reaction Pod: 9/2/21
It was the game we had spent years building toward... a chance to finally erase the memories of the last World Cup qualifying cycle... and in the end, it was, well, just kinda meh. The boys convene following USA-El Salvador to break down all angles of the 0-0 draw.
Caught Offside: Deadline Day & Jump To Conclusions Week: 8/31/21
On this week's pod, we go through some of the marquee moves on transfer deadline day and reminisce on some of the biggest transfer busts in recent memory. Plus, we're 3 weeks in to the EPL season which means... "Jump to Conclusions Week!"
Caught Offside: Emergency Podcast - Ronaldo to Man Utd: 8/27/21
It's an emergency podcast as Cristiano Ronaldo is once again a member of Man Utd. The boys discuss what it means for United's title challenge, how CR7's time at Juve will be remembered and what Man City must be thinking right now.
Caught Offside: Rough start for ArseNIL: 8/23/21
On this week's pod, the boys discuss another feeble showing from Arsenal and an impressive debut from Lukaku. Plus, we unpack the fan issues in Nice, Ronaldo's transfer rumors, Rafa's start at Everton and more!
Caught Offside: One chance to make a first impression: 8/17/21
The boys share their first impressions from matchday 1 in the EPL, both good and bad. Plus, are Barcelona still... good? And we pay homage to the incredible career of Carli Lloyd.
Caught Offside: EPL PREVIEW PART 2 - Danny Higginbotham & your mail: 8/12/21
In part 2 of our EPL preview, the boys comb through your questions, make their predictions and have an extended chat with former premier league defender and current NBC analyst Danny Higginbotham.
Caught Offside: Messi and Barcelona BONUS PODCAST with Simon Kuper: 8/11/21
Simon Kuper has a brand new book out called "The Barcelona Complex: Lionel Messi and the Making - and Unmaking - of the World's Greatest Soccer Club. He joins us to detail Lionel Messis exit and how things reached this point.
Caught Offside: Messi to PSG and our EPL PREVIEW PART 1: 8/10/21
It's a massive pod as we discuss the fallout of Lionel Messi, incredibly, leaving Barcelona to sign with PSG. Plus, the EPL is in fact "back for more!" It's part 1 of our EPL Season Preview!
Caught Offside: Messi breaking news and US Soccer summer rewind: 8/5/21
We've got some big Lionel Messi breaking news to sift through - is he really done at FCB? Where will he go next? And what will the ripple effect be from this? Plus, Alexi Lalas joins for a wide ranging conversation on all things US Soccer!
Caught Offside: The USMNT are Gold Cup champions!: 8/2/21
The boys look back on Sunday night's Gold Cup Final thriller between the US and Mexico! Who were the standout performers? Whose profiles went up a notch in this tournament? What does say this all say about where US Soccer is currently at? All that and more!
Caught Offside: The USMNT are on to the Gold Cup Final: 7/29/21
From Gyasi Zardes' heroics to Matt Turner's, the boys discuss all angles of the United States' 1-0 win over Qatar to advance to the Gold Cup Final! Plus, why Sergino Dest = Dwight Schrute and why Man Utd should = title contenders.
Caught Offside: USMNT advance past Jamaica: 7/25/21
The US Men are into the Gold Cup semi finals. The boys break down the win including who came up big, who needs to improve and who might be putting themselves on the map for World Cup qualifying.
Caught Offside: No water for you: 7/20/21
On this week's pod, we discuss the USMNT's performance in the group stage, Gabriel Heinze getting the sack in Atlanta and Wayne Bridge's disgust over Roberto Mancini's success. Plus, an Olympic preview for the US Women.
Caught Offside: Messi, Gold Cup, Euro Recap: 7/15/21
The boys discuss Lionel Messi's new contract and what it means for Barcelona. Plus, our initial impressions of the US Men's Gold Cup and putting a bow around what was an incredibly entertaining European Championships.
Caught Offside: FORZA AZZURRI! Italy win the 2020 Euros: 7/11/21
Just 3 years after failing to qualify for the World Cup, Italy are back on top as they defeat England in the 2020 Euro Final. The boys discuss all of the drama , all the decisions and all of the heroes from this memorable match. Plus, joy for Messi, fans running wild and Gold Cup analysis.
Caught Offside: Euro semifinal recap: 7/7/21
Football is now one match away from actually coming home. The boys discuss England's extra time win over Denmark and Italy's dramatic penalty shootout triumph over Spain.
Caught Offside: Euro 2020 quarterfinal recap: 7/4/21
The boys celebrate their 4th of July holiday the way all Americans do... by getting together and talking about the European Championships. England's "good old days" are now, Denmark's run continues, Spain squeak by and Italy end a golden era.
Caught Offside: "Hold my beer" at Euro 2020: 6/29/21
So many things... so so many things... a couple shocking comebacks, an upset for the ages, a horror own goal, football returning home to its modest split level in the suburbs... The round of 16 at Euro 2020 was as memorable as it gets and we dive into all of it.
Caught Offside: Euro Group Stage Recap: 6/23/21
The boys are back in the studio recapping a thrilling few days to round out the group stage of Euro 2020. England get it done, Germany hang on and Spain power through. Plus, we examine a lopsided knockout stage bracket and pick our most interesting matchups.
Caught Offside: France-Germany, England, Eriksen and more: 6/15/21
On this week's pod, the boys examine France's 1-0 win over Germany, Gareth Southgate's decision making and Patrick Schick's center-circle stunner. Plus, @jwkokborg of BT Sport in Copenhagen joins to discuss the latest regarding Christian Eriksen.
Caught Offside: UEFA Euro Group Previews - D, E & F: 6/9/21
The boys are back for Part 2 of their UEFA Euro 2020 Group Previews with groups D, E and F. Are England worthy of the hype? Is Spain's next generation ready to go? Have we ever seen anything like Group F??? All that and more!
Caught Offside: USMNT EMERGENCY PODCAST - USA 3, Mexico 2: 6/6/21
NEW @COsoccerpod: The CONCACAF Nations League final had a little bit of everything - goals, controversies, fans invading the TV booth... And in the end, it also had an EPIC @USMNT win. The boys react straightaway to an amazing night in Denver.
Caught Offside: BONUS PODCAST - USMNT defeat Honduras: 6/3/21
It's a bonus pod as the boys provide instant reaction to the US Men's 1-0 win over Honduras. What matters more: performance or result? What were the positives? What were the negatives. We get into all of it...
Caught Offside: UCL Final review and EPL Devundling spectacular: 6/1/21
Chelsea are champions of Europe, Ancelotti takes over in Madrid, Aguero heads to Barca, the US fall to Switzerland... and oh yeah, it's also our 2020-21 EPL Devundling Award Spectacular (at the 1:02:00 mark)!
Caught Offside: EPL/Atletico/UCL Final filled Burrito: 5/25/21
On this week's pod, we try to determine whether or not Leicester, Liverpool and Chelsea had good seasons. Plus, Atleti get it over the line, Pep looks for UCL glory and Gregg names his Nations League squad.
Caught Offside: Tremendous Character : 5/18/21
The boys discuss Leicester City's FA Cup triumph, Chelsea quick revenge, Barca's brutal defeat and much much more. Please, a deep dive with author Steven Mandis into concerns within the USMNT setup.
Caught Offside: In the dumpster: 5/11/21
On this week's pod, we examine the perils of the "Panenka," wonder what happened to Juve and break down Leicester's recent slide. Plus, jumping to MLS conclusions and contemplating a pod "re-brand."
Caught Offside: Chelsea are into the Champions League Final: 5/6/21
It'll be an all-English final in Istanbul as Chelsea get past Real Madrid! The boys recap the win, discuss how the Blues turned their season around, wonder if Eden Hazard was a little too happy and much much more!
Caught Offside: The Mancunian Episode: 5/4/21
The city of Manchester has found itself at the center of the soccer world - City are through to the Champions League Final while United are dealing with the aftermath of Sunday's protest. The boys dive into all that and more!
Caught Offside: Back to Business: 4/27/21
On this week's podcast, the boys discuss Manchester City's League Cup triumph, La Liga's wide open title race and more Super League fallout. Plus, Bayern get their guy and MLS early impressions.
Caught Offside: Collapse of the Super League: 4/20/21
In yet another EMERGENCY PODCAST, the boys discuss the downfall of the European Super League... What caused it to unravel? Who were the biggest winners? And how might this change the sport moving forward? All that and more!
Caught Offside: The Super League: 4/20/21
The boys reconvene as the Super League conversation continues. Tariq Panja of the NY Times joins to lend his expertise and we dive into an overflowing mailbag as angry fans make their voices heard.
Caught Offside: EMERGENCY PODCAST - The Super League: 4/18/21
The boys react to news of a European Super League. Why is this happening? What does this mean for the future of the game? And how will it impact our personal fandom moving forward? We discuss...
Caught Offside: Bonus podcast - UCL and CCL recap: 4/15/21
It's a BONUS edition of Caught Offside as the boys look back on a couple really compelling days of soccer in the UEFA Champions League. Plus, so far so good for MLS in the CCL and might Tottenham need to find a new paint sponsorship partner?
Caught Offside: Blankety Blank: 4/13/21
On this week's pod, the boys recap El Clasico and the weekend that was in the Premier League. Plus, it's MLS season preview time! Jeff Carlisle joins to share his thoughts as well.
Caught Offside: Calm or Chaos?: 4/6/21
On this week's pod, we put several clubs under the microscope to try and determine if they're in a state of calm or chaos. Plus, we honor the masters of the own goal and try to think of great soccer teams who have gotten Gonzaga'd.
Caught Offside: Humble Island: 3/30/21
On this week's pod, the boys examine what went wrong of the US-Under 23's in their failure to qualify for the Olympics and whether or not it matters. Plus, a look at the Senior team's 2 wins and JJ laments the sorry state of Irish football.
Caught Offside: International Break... Annnnnnnd breathe: 3/24/21
On this week's pod, the boys clear their minds from the frenetic club seasons and breathe in the fresh air of an international break. We look ahead to two USMNT friendlies, speak with Jan Aage Fjortoft about a possible Norway boycott and give some props to Sam Mewis!
Caught Offside: Receipts: 3/16/21
On this week's pod, the boys discuss Yunus Musah committing his future to the US Men, JJ honors St. Patrick's Day with his top 3 Ireland goals from the last 20 years and Andrew breaks down the NLD.
Caught Offside: Staring into the abyss: 3/9/21
On this week's pod, the boys compare to Gabriel Jesus to Leroy Jenkins and Christian Pulisic to Andrew's cousin. Plus, we dive into Barca's regime change, Bayern's comeback and JJ's sadness.
Caught Offside: Feeling all alone: 3/2/21
On this week's pod, the boys wonder if there's a lonelier feeling than the one Lee Mason was feeling over the weekend. Plus, we make our pitch for a TV series on the last decade at Barcelona and JJ revisits his interview with Pele.
Caught Offside: the top 4 race tightens: 2/23/21
On this week's pod, the boys explain why Everton's celebrations were more than justified and we go "In The Club" with West Ham. Plus, is there anything more embarrassing than being subbed off after having been subbed on?
Caught Offside: Being Kylian Mbappe: 2/18/21
On Thursday's pod, the boys discus this week's Champions League matches including Mbappe's hat trick, Haaland's response and the Grizi/Pique confrontation. Plus, Andrew's refereeing horror stories and JJ's Liverpool satisfaction.
Caught Offside: The Ole-Coaster ride continues: 2/15/21
The boys discuss Manchester United coming up small vs West Brom, whether or not grabbing someone's face should be a penalty and what exactly is going on in Alisson's head. Plus, what would you give up for the US Men to win a World Cup?
Caught Offside: Bad Champions: 2/9/21
On this week's pod, the boys examine why it is that Liverpool have fallen off from where they were a year ago; Tony Evans of The Independent joins to share his thoughts as well. Plus, City's run continues, Everton stun United, cheering for Tigres and more!
Caught Offside: EPL, USMNT, Transfer Window and more: 2/2/21
On this week's pod, the boys recap the @USMNT's 7-0 win over T&T, discuss a fairly quiet transfer window and go "In The Club" with @PaulJohnDykes to examine what's gone wrong with Celtic. Plus, Mo Salah joins elite company and Lio Messi strikes again!
Caught Offside: Mour of the same: 1/28/21
The Cup remains with JJ as Liverpool go to Tottenham and take down Spurs, 3-1. The boys recap the match and take a look at some of the mid-week action as well.
Caught Offside: LAMPARD OUT - "Franks for the Memories": 1/25/21
Frank Lampard is officially out as manager of Chelsea Football Club. The boys share their thoughts on the sacking and are joined by Craig Burley to get his take as well. Plus, United down Liverpool in the FA Cup and Weston McKennie strikes again!
Caught Offside: GQulisic: 1/20/21
On this week's pod, the boys are joined by Oli Franklin-Wallis of GQ Magazine to talk about his profile of American soccer star Christian Pulisic. Plus, we look at United's form, Chelsea's slump, Rooney's career and much much more.
Caught Offside: Hoppe Days, Midweek Peak & Liverpool vs United: 1/13/21
On this week's pod, the boys dust of "the wheel" and share their thoughts on Hoppe's big day, January transfer rumors, Liverpool's upcoming clash with Manchester United and much much more!
Caught Offside: Frankly speaking: 1/6/21
On this week's pod, the boys discuss Man City's resurgence, Spurs on their way to Wembley and Liverpool's recent struggles. Plus, Liam Twomey of The Athletic joins as we go "In the Club" with Chelsea.
Caught Offside: Peace out, 2020!: 12/31/20
The boys bid an eager farewell to 2020 and look back on all that the year had to offer from a soccer perspective. Plus, Man Utd making things interesting, Chelsea struggling and why the USMNT has us excited for 2021.
Caught Offside: LAFC's CONCACAF bummer: 12/23/20
On this week's pod, we wonder if there's a club that can push Liverpool for the title and why "strange things" keep happening to Arsenal? Plus, a full review of Tigres' 2-1 defeat of LAFC in the CONCACAF Champions League Final.
Caught Offside: Liverpool-Tottenham reaction pod: 12/16/20
Another Caught Offside Cup goes to Devaney as Liverpool edge Spurs, 2-1. Andrew fights through both his emotions and a blizzard to record this emergency podcast as the boys give their thoughts following the match.
Caught Offside: The team gossip: 12/15/20
On this week's pod, the boys discuss Columbus' triumph over Seattle, a Manchester Derby that happened and the Champions League draw. Plus, is Patrice Evra the friend that you just can't trust?
Caught Offside: ARSENE WENGER joins the pod plus a UCL recap: 12/10/20
The great Arsene Wenger joins to discuss his time at Arsenal, his philosophies as a coach, how he'd deal with a "Pogba situation" and much more! Plus, a Champions League recap and our thoughts on the USMNT's 6-0 win vs El Salvador.
Caught Offside: The fly in the ointment: 12/8/20
The boys heap praise on Spurs for another big win but also wonder if their ruthless scoring streak is sustainable. Plus, Seattle and Minnesota United treat us to the match of the season in MLS, albeit one the Loons would like to forget.
Caught Offside: EPL, Revs, USMNT and more: 12/1/20
The boys take a look back at the EPL weekend as Cavani grabs 3 points, Klopp complains about the calendar and Arsenal struggle again. Plus, Greg Vanney is out in Toronto and Bruce Arena is through in New England.
Caught Offside: Maradona: 11/25/20
One of soccer's most iconic figures, Diego Maradona, passes away at the age of 60. Shortly after hearing the news, Andrew and JJ connected to share their thoughts.
Caught Offside: EPL title race and MLS madness: 11/24/20
On this week's pod, we discuss Mourinho getting it right vs Man City, NYCFC getting it wrong vs Orlando City and Liverpool showing no signs of slowing down vs Leicester City. Plus, the worst penalties we've ever seen, Pep's contract extension and more.
Caught Offside: First impressions of the new look USMNT: 11/17/20
On this week's pod, the boys take a look at the last two friendlies for the US Men and discuss who impressed and what questions still remain. Plus, we discuss a big EPL weekend, JJ's love of Mitre soccer balls, Marcus Rashford and more.
Caught Offside: USMNT reaction pod: 11/12/20
285 days ago, we recorded a USMNT reaction podcast... 285 DAYS AGO. But, now the US Men are back and so are we to share our thoughts on all aspects of this one including McKennie's confidence, Lletget's role, Musah's tenacity and much much more.
Caught Offside: Rinse-Repeat at United: 11/10/20
The boys discuss Man United's Pogba dilemma, look into the frustration at Real Madrid and honor the Philadelphia Union. Plus, with Leicester and Spurs atop the table, could a familiar title race be reemerging?
Caught Offside: USMNT squad, EPL and more: 11/3/20
The squad has been announced for America's upcoming friendly with Wales and there are some names that we're very happy to see. Plus, best signings thus far in the EPL, a possible return to Barca for a coaching legend and football without fans.
Caught Offside: Statement Games: 10/26/20
On this week's pod, the boys take a look at some "statement games" from over the weekend and wonder what sort of statement was actually made (ie: El Clasico, Man City, the Union and more). Plus, why did 30 year old footballers in the 1980's look like they were 77 years old???
Caught Offside: Wild EPL weekend and UCL preview: 10/20/20
The boys discuss the importance of Virgil Van Dijk's injury and the stunning draw between Spurs and West Ham. Plus, did Andrew and JJ just have a VAR breakthrough moment? And why American fans should be pumped for the UCL.
Caught Offside: International Break Wheel of Football: 10/13/20
On this week's pod, the boys break out a new and (less) improved wheel for Wheel of Football - Project "Big Picture," the US Men, Merseyside Derby and more. Plus, a Lasso review and Jeff Carlisle talking MLS.
Caught Offside: Surreal Sunday: 10/5/20
Wait, Liverpool lost by what scoreline?? Hold on, United conceded 6 at home?? We look back on an eye-popping weekend in the EPL plus, a recap of the transfer window, a big mailbag and more.
Caught Offside: Jumping to Conclusions: 9/29/20
We're 3 weeks into the Premier League season which means it's time to "jump to conclusions" - whose expectations need lowering? Is Everton top 4 material? Has the handball rule ruined the game? All that and more.
Caught Offside: EPL recap and USMNT status update: 9/22/20
The boys discuss Thiago's arrival at Liverpool and Bale's return to Spurs. Plus, is too much emphasis placed on Manchester United's transfer activity and not enough on who's already there?
Caught Offside: EPL is back, break out the full-kits: 9/15/20
With the EPL returning, the boys get into the big issues, like whether or not it's ok to wear a full kit when supporting your team. Plus, Liverpool-Leeds, Willian's impact, defining "world class" and much more!
Caught Offside: 2020-21 EPL Season Preview PART 2 (mailbag, Mowbray and more): 9/10/20
In part 2 of our EPL season preview, we open up the mailbag and answer everything you want to know about the upcoming season. Plus, commentator Guy Mowbray joins to share his thoughts and we make our utterly useless predictions.
Caught Offside: EPL Season Preview PART 1: 9/8/20
Here we go, it's a brand new EPL season! Who will be a part of the title race? Which club could break through into the top 4? Which American that isn't Christian Pulisic should you be keeping an eye on? All that and much more!
Caught Offside: Messi updates, Arsenal uptick, "All or Nothing" unveiling: 9/1/20
The boys examine which clubs are realistic options for Lionel Messi and how he would fit with Manchester City, Plus, the latest on Real Salt Lake, Arsenal moving in the right direction and a Critics Corner for "All or Nothing."
Caught Offside: MESSI: 8/26/20
Lionel Messi wants out of Barcelona... is this really the end? Where can he go? Might this be good for Barca (*cringing as I say it*)? So many questions, let's talk it out!
Caught Offside: BAYERN ARE CHAMPIONS OF EUROPE: 8/23/20
Bayern Munich are the deserving champions of Europe! The boys discuss all elements of the match from PSG's missed opportunities to Coman's moment of glory. Plus, our winners/losers from the tournament, the future of "single legs" and where Messi could wind up.
Caught Offside: Interview with Kate Abdo: 8/20/20
Fresh off of anchoring TV coverage of the Champions League semi-finals, Kate Abdo joins the pod to discuss her new gig at CBS, varying perceptions of Neymar, the dominance of Bayern and much much more!
Caught Offside: Champions League Semifinal review and Final preview: 8/19/20
Bayern Munich vs Paris Saint-Germain! We have our final! The boys look back on how these teams got here and look ahead to what should be a highly entertaining final.
Caught Offside: Man City and Barcelona: what went wrong: 8/17/20
We couldn't go another second into the week without discussing the stunning Man City and Barcelona defeats. Plus, "my American brain" is in a good place right now, what has happened to central defense and all-time worst misses.
Caught Offside: The Lost Quarterfinal of Atalanta: 8/12/20
The boys discuss what was a horrifying loss for Atalanta against PSG and look ahead to the remaining 3 Champions League quarterfinals. Plus, Portland lift the "MLS is Back" Cup; we recap the month that was for this unique and memorable tournament.
Caught Offside: EPL Devundlings and Jon Champion: 8/4/20
Time to break out the formal wear as we hand out our 2019-20 EPL Devundling awards. Plus, Jon Champion previews the "MLS is Back" semifinals, we provide final analysis on Christian Pulisic's first year with Chelsea and the UEFA Champions League makes its return!
Caught Offside: EPL recap, De Boer out, Dash triumph: 7/27/20
The Premier League reaches its conclusion; we discuss Leicester's fall, United's rise, Villa's stress, and much much more! Plus, the season as a whole; was it one to love or one to hate? And we dive into the De Boer's firing in Atlanta as well as the latest with "MLS is Back."
Caught Offside: MLS, Barca, EPL and more!: 7/21/20
The boys look ahead to what should be a thrilling final week in the EPL season and are joined by Graham Hunter to discuss Barcelona's fall and Real Madrid's rise. Plus, LAFC appear to clicking without Vela but the same can't be said for Atlanta without Martinez. And we go in the club with Leeds United as they prepare for a return to the top flight.
Caught Offside: Blue Monday for UEFA: 7/14/20
The boys are back talking Pulisic, United's front 3, Everton's issues and more. Plus, Andy May provides some insight on Man City's FFP victory and we share our initial observations from MLS' first week back.
Caught Offside: MLS Is Back and EPL continues: 7/8/20
The boys get you ready for MLS' return as Stefano Fusaro joins from "the bubble" in Orlando. Plus: has Pulisic found a new level? Has Man U found their next great attacker? Has Tottenham Hotspur found their fighting spirit? All that and more!
Caught Offside: MLS Is Back and EPL continues: 7/7/20
The boys get you ready for MLS' return as Stefano Fusaro joins from "the bubble" in Orlando. Plus, has Christian Pulisic found a new level? Has Manchester United found their next great attacker? Has Tottenham Hotspur found their fighting spirit? All that and more!
Caught Offside: Boy Wonder-ful: 7/3/20
Even in a losing effort, it was another excellent performance for Christian Pulisic; needless to say, were excited. Plus, VAR shines a dark light on the handball rule for Spurs, Barcelona are suddenly in chaos, United look primed for top 4 and much much more!
Caught Offside: LIVERPOOL ARE CHAMPIONS: 6/25/20
It took 30 years but Liverpool are back on top! JJ basks in the glory of a memorable night as the boys discuss Klopp's impact, the Coutinho-turning point, who gets a statue and much much more.
Caught Offside: "EPL Back for Additional Coverage": 6/22/20
The English Premier League is back and while some may have found the soccer to be, let's just say, less than stellar, we don't care! Plus, our list of great players defined by not-so-great moments.
Caught Offside: "EPL Back For More"... again: 6/15/20
The boys cover all angles of the EPL restart - is this the dawn of a Liverpool dynasty? Should Wolves be disappointed if they don't qualify for Champions League? Are Arsenal at a crucial crossroads? All that and much more!
Caught Offside: Goin' to Disney World: 6/10/20
The boys dive in to MLS' restart plans and discuss what's to come in La Liga's return. Plus, what Timo Werner might mean for Christian Pulisic at Chelsea.
Caught Offside: Cobi Jones on protests, race, soccer and more: 6/4/20
US Soccer legend Cobi Jones joins the guys for an in-depth discussion on George Floyd's death, race in America, representing his country and much much more...
Caught Offside: The soccer world reacts: 6/3/20
We discuss the soccer world's response to the ongoing events in America. Plus, MLS' restart is a go, Andrew wonders if his hair is "wedding appropriate" and more...
Caught Offside: Der Klassiker recap: 5/26/20
It was a big day in the Bundesliga as Bayern take a leap forward in their quest for an 8th straight title. The boys recap the match, discuss fake crowd noise, wonder how Don Garber can plug the leaks and more!
Caught Offside: Bundesliga Back For More: 5/20/20
The boys take a look back at the Bundesliga's return, rewrite the career history of various soccer stars, discuss MLS TV ideas and much more.
Caught Offside: Previously on "The Bundesliga"...: 5/13/20
With the Bundesliga returning this weekend, the boys get you caught up with what you need to know. Plus, the latest developments with MLS and an in-depth look at "Ultra" culture.
Caught Offside: Bundesliga returns, USWNT legal woes & more!: 5/6/20
The boys rejoice at the return of the Bundesliga & ask what this may mean for other leagues. Jeff Carlisle updates us on MLS & we discuss the USWNT legal case. PLUS: the worst transfers in Premier League history.
Caught Offside: League restarts in question and Guy Mowbray joins: 4/29/20
The boys are back talking league restarts and fan culture in the US vs England. Plus, the great Guy Mowbray joins for a really fun chat on England's WC '18 run, last year's memorable UCL moments, the loudest roar he's heard in a stadium and much much more!
Caught Offside: The new Newcastle: 4/22/20
The boys are joined by Kristan Heneage to examine the anticipated sale of Newcastle United. Plus, what's the one game that you could NEVER stomach re-watching?
Caught Offside: When will the games return?: 4/15/20
The boys are back to discuss everything from when soccer could return to the USMNT's youth movement to Man United's transfer decisions and much much more!
Caught Offside: In a basement and an apartment: 4/7/20
The boys reconvene to discuss Liverpool's awkward furlough/non-furlough. Plus, Kyle Walker gets caught, Jose Mourinho's brazen training session, the greatest EPL transfers of all time and more!
Caught Offside: Con. Cup Time Machine: 4/1/20
The boys take you back in time for an emergency podcast following an American classic. Plus, our thoughts on the EPL's possible return plan, DaMarcus Beasley's all time 11 and much more!
Caught Offside: Wheel of Football Special: 3/26/20
The show goes on! The boys break out "the wheel" and discuss their EPL players of the decade, failed transfers from the past, which games they could watch on repeat and much more!
Caught Offside: Looking out for one another: 3/18/20
The boys are here to try and bring at least a granule of normalcy to a situation that has been anything but. We discuss the immediate future of each league, Dempsey's gem vs Juve, Carlos Cordeiro's resignation and more.
Caught Offside: Coronavirus update, UCL recap and more: 3/12/20
With news breaking by the minute, the guys react to what has become a truly surreal moment in sports. Plus, a Champions League recap, the USWNT's court battle and more.
Caught Offside: the good, the bad, the Jose: 3/9/20
The guys discuss which teams are feeling good after the weekend and which teams are not. Plus, we get you ready for a big week of Champions League action and wonder if Scotland is on the verge of big things.
Caught Offside: Liverpool, MLS, El Clasico and more!: 3/2/20
So many things! Liverpool lose, MLS kicks off, Barca drop el Clasico, protests in the Bundesliga, City win a trophy, we give soccer documentary recommendations, human Twitter debuts and much much more!
Caught Offside: Champions League Recap & MLS Preview: 2/27/20
It's a big day as the boys do everything in their power to get you ready for the upcoming MLS season. Plus, Man City grab a huge win in Madrid and Bayern dominate Chelsea.
Caught Offside: Champions League 1st legs: 2/20/20
The Champions League returns! Tottenham come out slow, Klopp gets annoyed and Haaland strikes again! Plus, our favorite sports movies and a truly horrifying red card.
Caught Offside: Manchester City EMERGENCY POD: 2/14/20
Huh, who knew that Financial Fair Play was an actual thing. The boys give their instant reaction to the severe ruling against Manchester City in this emergency podcast.
Caught Offside: EPL reset and USMNT/MLS updates: 2/12/20
It may be winter break for the EPL, but not for us! The guys get you ready for part 2 of the season including an "In the Club" with Sheffield United. Plus, Gio Reyna's goal, Timmy Chandler's resurgence, Dele Alli's mistake and more.
Caught Offside: EPL, USMNT and more: 2/4/20
The boys meet up to discuss what's up with Man City and what this win meant for Spurs. Plus, attendance issues for the US, party issues for PSG and Brexit issues for the EPL.
Caught Offside: The end of the magic: 1/28/20
It's a jam packed pod where the boys discuss the perception of England's domestic cups, Gregg Berhalter's "Leadership Council," and Kobe Bryant's soccer influence.
Caught Offside: Liverpool vs history and Andrew on "retiro": 1/20/20
The boys discuss Liverpool and the multi-faceted greatness of Virgil Van Dijk. Plus, where it all went wrong for United and Gab Marcotti joins for a tour around Europe.
Caught Offside: Caught Offside Cup: 1/13/20
The Caught Offside Cup once again goes Liverpool's way; the boys discuss that as well as Jose Mourinho's approach (Warning: their will be debate). Plus, Brian McBride gets a job, Zidane gets a trophy and Leroy Jenkins gets a mention.
Caught Offside: New year, new Wheel of Football: 1/8/20
The boys are back in-studio together again talking about Man United's shortcomings, Everton's dreadful FA Cup, Jurgen Klinsmann's "new legacy" and much much more!
Caught Offside: EPL Festive Period winners and losers: 1/3/20
With the "Festive Period" now behind us, the boys lay out their 3 winners and losers from the last couple weeks in the EPL. Plus, of our two hosts, who would be more likely to dislike Adam Sandler? Download and find out.
Caught Offside: the Festive Period: 12/29/19
It's a trans-continental pod as the boys link up to discuss Liverpool's greatness, Wolves' triumph over City, gifts that JJ receives for Christmas and more.
Caught Offside: A Caught Offside Christmas: 12/19/19
It's a festive pod as the boys debut their new holiday album. Plus, we recap a "meh" El Clasico, discuss Klopp's squad decision and analyze the Champions League draw.
Caught Offside: Group Stage Recap: 12/12/19
The boys give their final analysis of the Champions League group stage and make their predictions for what will happen in the knockout stage. Plus, "JJ's funny stories" and Mbappe vs Tuchel.
Caught Offside: Slam Dunc, Manc Derby and more: 12/9/19
The boys get your week started with a look back at United's Derby Day triumph and Duncan's big day for Everton. Plus, could this Leicester be better than that other Leicester???
Caught Offside: The Photo Shoot: 12/5/19
It's a bonus mid-week pod as the boys discuss Everton's continuing struggles, Liverpool's consistent relentlessness, Lampard's praise for Pulisic and more.
Caught Offside: Arsenal make a change: 12/2/19
Unai Emery is out at Arsenal: was it the right move and should supporters expect anything to change? Plus, Man City's defensive woes continue while Messi magic also continues.
Caught Offside: The re-re-re-re-debut of Jose in the EPL: 11/25/19
With the dust now having settled somewhat from Tottenham's wild week, the boys take a more rational approach to Mourinho's return. Plus, is Pep really a "participation trophy" guy?? And ESPN FC's Mark Ogden joins as well.
Caught Offside: Poch out EMERGENCY POD: 11/19/19
The boys come together for an emergency pod as Mauricio Pochettino is sacked by Tottenham Hotspur. Was it warranted? Is it the end of an era? Is Mourinho really the answer?? All that and more...
Caught Offside: Seattle win the Cup and Liverpool "win the league": 11/11/19
It's a huge Monday pod as the boys recap Seattle's MLS Cup Final win over Toronto and Liverpool's statement win over Man City. Plus, a rational VAR discussion (yes, it can be done).
Caught Offside: Champions League and MLS Cup Final: 11/6/19
It's a monster pod as Jon Champion joins to preview MLS Cup and we gauge the temperature in both Toronto and Seattle ahead of the final. Plus, a full Champions League recap as Chelsea and Ajax play out a stunner.
Caught Offside: Upsets in MLS and EFL Cup madness: 10/31/19
We have our MLS Cup Final matchup! So how exactly did Seattle and Toronto get past their heavily favored opposition? Plus, Liverpool and Arsenal give us a classic in the Cup.
Caught Offside: Dest, Pulisic, EPL news, MLS playoffs and more: 10/28/19
Twas our Dest-iny... Dest-ination USA... No longer Dest-itute... Pun lovers and USMNT lovers unite! Sergino chooses US! Plus, Christian Pulisic with one of the great "you like me" moments of all time, Liverpool raise the CO Cup, Bob Bradley lashes out and more!
Caught Offside: Champions League and MLS: 10/24/19
It's Caught Offside Cup week meaning JJ has to dampen whatever joy Andrew may have taken from Tottenham's 5-0 Champions League win. Plus, MLS' postseason ratchets up and your "generic local news anchor" has a congratulatory message for a US Soccer star.
Caught Offside: MLS postseason and EPL review: 10/21/19
So much to get to: United break Liverpool's streak, the Union get their signature moment, single elimination gets full applause and much much more.
Caught Offside: USMNT... ugh: 10/16/19
Stop me when it feels like you've heard this before... the boys discuss another bad night for the US Men. Bobby Warshaw joins to share his thoughts on the game and get us ready for MLS' postseason as well. Plus, an international Wheel of Football and more.
Caught Offside: EPL despair, MLS playoffs and more: 10/9/19
For the second time this season, Liverpool have been crowned champions! Meanwhile, Spurs continue searching for rock bottom and Mark Goldbridge joins to lament United. Plus, John Strong checks in talking MLS and USMNT.
Caught Offside: Champions League, Jurgen Klinsmann and more: 10/2/19
Andrew begrudgingly mopes into the studio to share his feelings on Bayern's destruction of Spurs. Plus, panic time for Pulisic, more Marsch-madness and an uplifting follow up on Chapecoense.
Caught Offside: Yet Another Squirrel: 9/24/19
On the heels of Spurs going out of the League Cup to Colchester, the boys wonder if Poch's time is up. Plus, a meaty MLS mailbag, Arsenal negativity and JJ's aging knees.
Caught Offside: Champions League, Matchday 1 Recap: 9/18/19
It's baaaa-aaaack! Champions League matchday 1 is in the book and the boys are all over it! Did PSG make a statement? Are the Reds in trouble? Is Mexico now no longer just a CONCACAF power but a UEFA one as well?? All that and more...
Caught Offside: Eventful weekend in the league: 9/16/19
The boys look back on a wild weekend in the EPL as Norwich stun City and Arsenal struggle to defend. Plus, it's our first "In the Club" of the season with Everton and we give you an overdue Champions League preview.
Caught Offside: USMNT International Break(down): 9/10/19
The boys are up late giving you their instant reaction to the US' 1-1 draw with Uruguay and their overall thoughts on a tumultuous international break. Plus, Eto'o retires, England coast, Mexico confuse and plenty more.
North London Derby Review: 9/3/19
The boys recap an exciting North London Derby...or was it? JJ disagrees with Andrew because of course he does. Plus a look at the big moves as the Euro transfer window closes.
Caught Offside: EPL Jump to Conclusions Week: 8/27/19
We've played 3 matches in the EPL which means... JUMP TO CONCLUSIONS WEEK! Plus, Craig Burley joins with his early season thoughts and we look back at MLS Rivalry Week.
Caught Offside: Deja-Var at the Etihad: 8/19/19
The boys discuss yet another surreal finish between City and Spurs at the Etihad. Plus, Lampard still searching for his first win, Josef Martinez can't stop scoring, Barca struggle vs Bilbao and more.
Caught Offside: The League Begins: 8/13/19
The EPL is in fact back for more and the boys have too much to talk about - Pulisic not starting, Arsenal's youth, Levy's Eriksen decision, VAR and more. Plus, a La Liga preview.
Caught Offside: EPL Preview - PART 3 - Mailbag and Predictions: 8/7/19
In the final part of our 3 part EPL preview, we field your questions in a mailbag special. Plus, we make predictions that we hope you'll forget (unless they wind up being correct).
Caught Offside: EPL Preview PART 2 - Twenty Questions: 8/6/19
Our 3 part EPL season preview rolls along. In Part 2, we lay out twenty questions covering everything from questionable transfers to Pulisic's prospects to the human side of VAR.
Caught Offside: EPL Preview PART 1 - Ian Darke: 8/5/19
Here we go! It's part 1 of our 3 part EPL season preview series! The great Ian Darke joins the boys to get things started... enjoy!
Caught Offside: Transfer happenings & MLS at the break: 7/30/19
Things are happening everywhere! Big moves at Everton, a stalling out at United, interesting decisions at Arsenal, MLS All-Star Week, unlikely friendships! It will all be covered on this week's Caught Offside!
Caught Offside: Bale Out: 7/23/19
The boys are joined by Dermot Corrigan to discuss the uncertain future of Gareth Bale. Plus, it was a riveting weekend in MLS and we relive Ray Hudson in all his glory.
Caught Offside: Addressing the Rumors: 7/16/19
The boys put their principles aside and discuss some of the day's most pertinent transfer rumors. Plus, John Barnes joins in-studio for a lengthy chat on Liverpool under Klopp, racism in football, playing for England and much much more.
Caught Offside: What You May Have Missed: 7/10/19
It's been a US Soccer-centric month so the boys take time to catch you up on some current events in MLS and abroad. Plus, a nostalgic look at the WWC and the Gold Cup.
Caught Offside: The US Men fall to Mexico: 7/7/19
The US put in a spirited performance but lose to Mexico in the Gold Cup Final. The boys recap the game and examine their takeaways from Berhalter's first tournament.
Caught Offside: US WOMEN WIN THE WORLD CUP: 7/7/19
Some call them cocky, some call them arrogant, but the one thing that we must all call them is BACK-TO-BACK WORLD CHAMPIONS! The boys discuss the final, the tournament, the tea and the future.
Caught Offside: USWNT advances to the World Cup Final: 7/2/19
The USWNT defeated England 2-1 to advance to the World Cup Final. The boys discuss a pulsating and compelling semifinal.
Caught Offside: Onto the Semifinals : 6/28/19
The USWNT defeated France to secure a date with England in the Semifinals of the World Cup. The boys break down the game and ask is Ellis holding the team back?
Caught Offside: Quarterfinals here we come: 6/24/19
It wasn't easy but the US Women advance to face France in the quarterfinals... Thoughts on the penalty? Thoughts on the lineup? Thoughts on the performance? Plus, operation revenge is a success for the US Men and we talk Rafa Benitez with Lee Ryder.
Caught Offside: USWNT roll through the group: 6/20/19
The boys look back on the USWNT's defeat of Sweden and discuss their overall takeaways from the group. Plus, what's up with Argentina? And Andrew revisits his list of "those that have wronged us."
Caught Offside: USMNT are BACK!!!: 6/18/19
The USMNT's redemption tour officially began with a 4-0 win over Guyana in the Gold Cup. Plus, the US women continue their impressive title defense and we wonder if Neymar is Barca-bound.
Caught Offside: USWNT dominate... and that's ok: 6/11/19
The USWNT beat Thailand 13-0; some say the beating was too much, we say, it was kinda fun! And then there's the men *sigh*. The boys discuss where things stand in the Berhalter era.
Caught Offside: USWNT preview and USMNT real time reaction: 6/5/19
Andrew tries to remain engaged as the boys pod during the USMNT's ugly showing against Jamaica. Plus, we preview the Women's World Cup and we relive the Maradona drop in our "5 Stars for 5 Years."
Caught Offside: Champions League Final RECAP: 6/2/19
Many have wondered how awkward it would be for Andrew and JJ to host a Caught Offside Cup/Champions League Final recap pod... well, here it is...
Caught Offside: Champions League Final PREVIEW: 5/30/19
The hour is upon us... this is really happening... it's the Caught Offside Champions League Final. The boys break down every angle of this epic matchup.
Caught Offside: Europa League triumph for Chelsea: 5/29/19
The boys discuss Chelsea's triumph in Baku as the Blues top Arsenal, 4-1. So what happens next? Is Hazard good as gone? Will the Gunners replenish their defense? And which club would you buy stock in moving forward?
Caught Offside: WWC, Spinning the Wheel Europa preview: 5/28/19
This one's got a little bit of everything: USWNT concerns, Chelsea-Arsenal Europa League Final preview, Wheel of Football and Andrew Helms on 30 for 30's "Back Pass."
Caught Offside: USA primer and a look around Europe: 5/21/19
With European club play winding down and international season heating up, the boys begin previewing the Gold Cup and the Women's World Cup. Plus, we kick off our "5 stars for 5 years" memories with a clip that is "back for more."
Caught Offside: 2018-19 EPL Devundling Awards: 5/16/19
The boys dust off their tuxedo t-shirts for the 6th annual EPL Devundling award spectacular looking back on all the highs and lows in one of the league's most memorable seasons.
Caught Offside: EPL Final Day Review: 5/13/19
JJ attempts to fight back his bitterness and applaud City on their 4th title in 8 years. Plus, the boys debate just how exciting this season was and put a stamp on it with EPL trivia.
Caught Offside: Champions League Semi-Final MADNESS!!!: 5/8/19
Liverpool did WHAT against Barcelona??? Tottenham came back from HOW MANY down in the 2nd half??? For the time being, the boys are united in their joy and they relive two of the most unforgettable games in their clubs' respective histories.
Caught Offside: Liverpool legend Bruce Grobbelaar joins in-studio: 5/8/19
Liverpool legend Bruce Grobbelaar joins the boys in-studio to reflect on an amazing night at Anfield, his own remarkable playing career and a unique life off the pitch.
Caught Offside: Twists and Turns: 5/6/19
Days after Origi's heroics, Vincent Kompany sees him and raises him. The boys discuss a thrilling title race despite its predictability. Plus, the top 4 seems set, but Old Gil isn't so sure.
Caught Offside: Champions League semi-finals: 5/1/19
The boys eat their feelings and assure one another that "it's not their fault" in the wake of Tottenham and Liverpool's 1st leg defeats. Plus, Zlatan vs Onuoha and solving the Pogba problem.
Caught Offside: Down to the Wire: 4/30/19
Everything holds to form in the race for the title as well as the race for the top 4... but for much different reasons. Plus, Crystal Dunn on the World Cup, her time with Chelsea and why she compares herself to Jon Snow.
Caught Offside: Manchester Derby: 4/24/19
City and Liverpool continue to do everything in their power to win the league while those battling for the top 4 seem to be doing the opposite. Plus, Shane Long scores goals faster than JJ can answer simple questions.
Caught Offside: What did we just witness???: 4/18/19
Tottenham did not fulfill the prophecy and, in fact, won in the most un-Tottenham way imaginable. The boys reflect on Wednesday's thriller in Manchester. Plus, Ajax outclass Juve, Barca roll over United and Liverpool's quest for the double continues.
Caught Offside: Relentless Premier League Title Race: 4/15/19
The boys are back to recap another tense weekend of Premier League action. We try to decide what will ultimately separate City and Liverpool. Plus, some bizarre MLS incidents.
Caught Offside: Champions League Quarterfinals: 4/10/19
It's halftime of the Champions League quarterfinals so we assess where things stand, who looks good and who should be worried. Plus, drama at Wembley, two all-time misses and the cult of Zlatan.
Caught Offside: Jump to Conclusions: 4/3/19
The boys wonder if Man Utd are reverting to pre-Ole problems. Plus, if you were designing a soccer stadium, what would be priority 1? And it's MLS "Jump to Conclusions Week!"
Caught Offside: the prophecy of Spurs: 4/1/19
Well, Spursy Andy may have won the rap battle, but he certainly didn't win what the battle was about; the boys look back on the Caught Offside Cup. Plus, why we were all Neil Warnock at the end of Cardiff City-Chelsea.
Caught Offside: The Rap Battle Finally Happens: 3/27/19
The boys look back at an up and down USMNT friendly vs Chile. Plus, Craig Burley sets us up for the stretch run in the EPL. And oh yeah, you may want to check out what happens at the one-hour mark (the rap battle is ON).
Caught Offside: USMNT Takeaways: 3/22/19
The Berhalter era continues to develop as we look back on the performances of Adams, Pulisic, McKennie and others in the US' 1-0 win over Ecuador. Plus, Holland explained.
Caught Offside: Courage... not just a buzzword anymore: 3/19/19
We take a look back at a pretty thrilling weekend for FC Cincinnati and a pretty weird weekend for the EPL/FA Cup. Plus, Messi is great: Part 4,639,521.
Caught Offside: Ronaldo and Messi... dominant again: 3/13/19
The boys congregate to discuss the final 4 fixtures of the round of 16: Juve make a statement while Liverpool dispatch Bayern. Plus, USMNT squad observations and the best of LVG.
Caught Offside: Zidane, Grealish, EPL and more: 3/11/19
The boys scramble to discuss the news of Zidane's expected return to Real Madrid. Plus, Gregg Evans of the Birmingham Mail joins to discuss the troubling attack on Jack Grealish.
Caught Offside: Champions League thrillers: 3/7/19
Incredible comebacks, debatable VAR decisions, unquestionable bottle jobs, British men speaking with Dutch accents... we recap all of it in this Round of 16 Champions League pod...
Caught Offside: The EPL starts to tighten: 3/4/19
Jurgen Klopp causes us to wonder if Liverpool is actually the new "Windy City." Plus, the US and Mexico begin another round of tug-of-war over a young prospect.
Caught Offside: MLS Preview and Landon Donovan interview: 2/27/19
It's MLS preview time! For those who checked out during the offseason, we are here to get you ready for the 2019 campaign. Plus, the one and only Landon Donovan joins the show!
Caught Offside: "Tremendous Character" returns to the EPL: 2/27/19
Celtic fans may be questioning Brendan Rodgers' "character," but we're certainly not! Plus, Vinicius divides opinion, Sarri pulls a Scott and VVD loves the Lion King.
Caught Offside: Bad GoalKepa!: 2/25/19
The boys look back at a bizarre back-and-forth between keeper and Manager for Chelsea at Wembley. Plus, Rashford does United proud while Hollywood pats itself on the back.
Caught Offside: There are the best teams: 2/20/19
VAR, yelling, VAR, yelling! Also, a full recap of the Champions League matches, a look ahead to Liverpool-United and a new show recommendation that you are to ignore.
Caught Offside: Harder, Better, Faster, Stronger... PSG: 2/13/19
We take a look back at the first set of Knockout Stage matches in the Champions League including PSG ending Solskjaer's honeymoon and Poch pouncing on BVB.
Caught Offside: Feeling Blue: 2/11/19
Chelsea... good lord. The boys discuss Sarri's sorry performance: Is it over for the Italian? Plus, we go "In the Club" with Man City and preview the Champions League.
Caught Offside: the title race is on: 2/6/19
Following Man City's 2-0 win over Everton, the boys discuss the current state of the title race. Plus, is Sarri pushing Hazard out the door as Pulisic gets back in the goals?
Caught Offside: USMNT January Camp review: 2/6/19
The boys are joined by John Strong to discuss Gregg Berhalter's maiden January camp. Plus, are we looking at a new dawn for MLS? And, why life begins at 41.
Caught Offside: City Slackers: 1/30/19
An interesting mid-week slate in the Premier League brings the boys to Caught Offside Towers to discuss City's slip, Ole time, Sarri's sorrow and Zaha's red.
Caught Offside: America is BACK: 1/28/19
The boys celebrate the dawn of a new era in American soccer despite not knowing what any of Sunday's game actually means. Plus, a shocking FA Cup 4th round revisited.
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